Adolescent & Young Adult Health National Resource Center (AYAH-NRC)

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Investigator: Charles E. Irwin, MD
Sponsor: U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

Location(s): United States

Description

NAHIC: The National Adolescent and Young Adult Health Information Center is based within the University of California, San Francisco’s Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies.

In its efforts to improve adolescent and young adult health, NAHIC focuses on the intersection of public health, systems of care and clinical practice, through research and synthesis, and dissemination, networking and partnering. As part of its work, NAHIC supports state efforts to improve care for adolescents and young adults. Current efforts are linked to the transformation of the MCH/Title V block grant program.